Pork | Pigs are a lucky symbol because they root forward and are rotund. Even though some pork can be fatty, like bacon, it is often used in small amounts for flavoring. Other cuts can be very low in fat. Traditionally, in the south, pork, beans and greens are combined in a dish called Hoppin' John for New Year's Eve. You can also try our healthy dish below.
Brining a turkey is well worth the day-ahead time investment. It removes all guesswork, producing an incredibly moist bird that's more forgiving of being slightly overcooked. If you can't find an organic turkey, look for a fresh one without "added solution."
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